Gareth Morgan

Gareth Morgan
Universities UK
Media Relations Manager
​​​Gareth leads on media relations for Universities UK. As well as managing the organisation's media and public relations activity, the press office also has responsibility for social media outputs and Universities UK's blog.

Prior to Universities UK, Gareth worked at the European Parliament in Brussels, working for a Welsh Member of the European Parliament. Before that, he trained as a journalist on the North Wales Weekly News.

He studied law at Sheffield Hallam University. He studied also for the NCTJ diploma in journalism and completed a diploma in French at the Sorbonne University in Paris.

Gareth is a first language Welsh speaker and also speaks French.

Blog

Have we "miseducated a generation" about student finance?

20 June 2018
A survey of students by Universities UK and the National Education Opportunities Network (NEON) reveals that many students are not aware that student loans differ to conventional 'debt'.

Tackling ethnicity attainment gaps – we want to hear from you

6 June 2018
Baroness Valerie Amos, Director of SOAS, discusses the launch of a major drive by UUK and the NUS to improve the attainment and university experience of black and minority ethnic students across the UK.

News

Students need better information about tuition fees and student loans – new survey

20 June 2018
Students need clearer and more accurate information about tuition fees and student loan repayments to help them decide whether to apply for a university course, according to a new survey of students.

Need for urgent clarity on status of EU students

14 June 2018
The UK could see a drop in EU students unless there is urgent clarity about the fee status of EU students starting courses next year (2019-20).